Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 37 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 1,761 1,884 3,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.82% 6.32% 8.23%
As % of the Vendors category 13.08% 13.56% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 1,653 2,760
South East median annual salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.35% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,506
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.01% +0.01%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,459 13,896 18,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.52% 46.62% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10,747 11,305 15,440
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -1.68%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +2 705 £45,000 - 96
Hampshire -3 479 £40,000 - 54
Berkshire +2 475 £52,500 +10.53% 56
Surrey -17 334 £37,500 -6.25% 30
Buckinghamshire +20 155 £42,500 +19.72% 22
Kent +6 91 £35,000 +7.69% 13
Oxfordshire -61 77 £40,000 +14.29% 18
West Sussex -26 69 £37,750 -3.21% 9
East Sussex -14 65 £32,500 -21.69% 9
Middlesex +12 6 £48,500 +29.33% 1
Home Counties - 2 £42,500 -
Sussex -17 1 £45,000 +38.46%
M4 Corridor - 1 £100,000 -
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 1,179 (66.95%) Windows
2 1,081 (61.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 813 (46.17%) Active Directory
4 776 (44.07%) Windows Server
5 753 (42.76%) Microsoft
6 513 (29.13%) Cisco
7 494 (28.05%) Linux
8 490 (27.83%) Hyper-V
9 482 (27.37%) Microsoft Azure
10 451 (25.61%) Firewall
11 415 (23.57%) ITIL
12 402 (22.83%) Office 365
13 332 (18.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 325 (18.46%) Citrix
15 311 (17.66%) DNS
16 295 (16.75%) Amazon AWS
17 292 (16.58%) SQL
18 285 (16.18%) MS Exchange
18 285 (16.18%) WAN
19 275 (15.62%) Windows Server 2008
20 265 (15.05%) DHCP
21 262 (14.88%) Data Centre
22 260 (14.76%) LAN
23 240 (13.63%) SQL Server
24 232 (13.17%) SAN
25 223 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
26 215 (12.21%) vSphere
27 213 (12.10%) HP
28 207 (11.75%) SCCM
29 205 (11.64%) TCP/IP

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 285 (16.18%) MS Exchange
2 118 (6.70%) IIS
3 117 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 103 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 98 (5.57%) SharePoint
6 87 (4.94%) OpenStack
7 67 (3.80%) Apache
8 46 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 45 (2.56%) Tomcat
10 43 (2.44%) Skype for Business
11 33 (1.87%) JBoss
12 23 (1.31%) CloudStack
13 18 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (0.80%) Confluence
14 14 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
14 14 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
15 11 (0.62%) nginx
15 11 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 149 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.057%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.23%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.23%) TRIRIGA
4 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.057%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.057%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 482 (27.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 402 (22.83%) Office 365
3 295 (16.75%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
5 56 (3.18%) IaaS
6 49 (2.78%) SaaS
7 32 (1.82%) OpenShift
8 31 (1.76%) PaaS
9 29 (1.65%) IBM Cloud
10 20 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.80%) GitHub
12 11 (0.62%) Akamai
13 10 (0.57%) Mimecast
14 9 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (0.45%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (0.34%) Amazon Glacier
16 6 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 451 (25.61%) Firewall
2 311 (17.66%) DNS
3 285 (16.18%) WAN
4 265 (15.05%) DHCP
5 260 (14.76%) LAN
6 232 (13.17%) SAN
7 205 (11.64%) TCP/IP
8 160 (9.09%) VPN
9 105 (5.96%) Wireless
10 88 (5.00%) VLAN
11 84 (4.77%) Cisco ASA
12 68 (3.86%) NAS
13 67 (3.80%) Network Security
14 64 (3.63%) VoIP
15 49 (2.78%) NetScaler
16 44 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
17 43 (2.44%) Skype
18 40 (2.27%) MPLS
19 34 (1.93%) WLAN
20 28 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.85%) MySQL
3 71 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
4 48 (2.73%) Big Data
5 46 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 32 (1.82%) NoSQL
7 31 (1.76%) Oracle Database
8 16 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 11 (0.62%) MariaDB
11 10 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (0.51%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (3.35%) Jenkins
2 38 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.99%) JIRA
4 32 (1.82%) Vagrant
5 28 (1.59%) GitLab
6 19 (1.08%) Subversion
7 17 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 13 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (0.68%) Selenium
10 11 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.51%) Bitbucket
11 9 (0.51%) Maven
12 8 (0.45%) JUnit
13 7 (0.40%) Ant
14 5 (0.28%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.28%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.28%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (0.23%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 195 (11.07%) Finance
2 76 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 52 (2.95%) Legal
4 51 (2.90%) Retail
5 35 (1.99%) German Language
6 33 (1.87%) Law
7 25 (1.42%) Banking
8 23 (1.31%) Marketing
9 22 (1.25%) Italian Language
10 21 (1.19%) Publishing
11 18 (1.02%) Back Office
12 14 (0.80%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.74%) Advertising
14 10 (0.57%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.51%) French Language
15 9 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
16 6 (0.34%) Electronics
16 6 (0.34%) Military
16 6 (0.34%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.28%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 266 (15.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 227 (12.89%) Support Engineer
3 191 (10.85%) Architect
4 181 (10.28%) Analyst
5 143 (8.12%) IT Engineer
6 116 (6.59%) IT Support
7 110 (6.25%) Consultant
8 106 (6.02%) Administrator
9 101 (5.74%) Support Analyst
10 90 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
11 81 (4.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 79 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support
13 77 (4.37%) Network Engineer
14 75 (4.26%) VMware Engineer
15 72 (4.09%) Server Engineer
16 71 (4.03%) IT Manager
16 71 (4.03%) IT Support Engineer
17 67 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
18 63 (3.58%) Infrastructure Support
19 62 (3.52%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (3.46%) .NET
2 53 (3.01%) Web Services
3 44 (2.50%) Middleware
4 34 (1.93%) HTML
5 29 (1.65%) CSS
6 28 (1.59%) Kafka
7 27 (1.53%) J2EE
8 26 (1.48%) RESTful
9 24 (1.36%) LAMP
10 23 (1.31%) Flask
10 23 (1.31%) LDAP
10 23 (1.31%) Spring Boot
11 21 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (1.08%) Spring
13 17 (0.97%) Elastic Stack
14 14 (0.80%) HTML5
14 14 (0.80%) JSON
15 13 (0.74%) Gherkin
16 9 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (0.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 262 (14.88%) Data Centre
2 104 (5.91%) Self-Motivation
3 90 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (4.37%) Public Cloud
5 68 (3.86%) Replication
6 48 (2.73%) Private Cloud
7 44 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (2.21%) Clustering
9 37 (2.10%) Management Information System
10 31 (1.76%) Driving Licence
11 28 (1.59%) Computer Science
11 28 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 28 (1.59%) NHS
12 23 (1.31%) FlexPod
12 23 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
13 19 (1.08%) Mainframe
14 17 (0.97%) EMC VNX
14 17 (0.97%) iPad
14 17 (0.97%) Life Science
15 16 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1,179 (66.95%) Windows
2 776 (44.07%) Windows Server
3 494 (28.05%) Linux
4 332 (18.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 275 (15.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 183 (10.39%) Windows 10
7 142 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 88 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 69 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 66 (3.75%) Unix
11 40 (2.27%) Ubuntu
12 35 (1.99%) CentOS
13 33 (1.87%) Mac OS X
14 29 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (1.02%) Debian
16 17 (0.97%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.51%) AIX
17 9 (0.51%) Solaris
18 8 (0.45%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (23.57%) ITIL
2 164 (9.31%) Problem-Solving
3 150 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (8.12%) DevOps
5 121 (6.87%) Migration
6 112 (6.36%) Presales
7 109 (6.19%) Configuration Management
8 104 (5.91%) Project Management
9 101 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 97 (5.51%) Open Source
11 86 (4.88%) Change Management
12 80 (4.54%) Service Management
13 75 (4.26%) Scrum
14 70 (3.98%) Service Delivery
15 66 (3.75%) Mentoring
16 65 (3.69%) Problem Management
17 64 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (3.29%) ITIL V3
19 55 (3.12%) Root Cause Analysis
19 55 (3.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 292 (16.58%) SQL
2 187 (10.62%) PowerShell
3 130 (7.38%) Python
4 103 (5.85%) Bash Shell
5 99 (5.62%) Java
6 62 (3.52%) Perl
7 54 (3.07%) Ruby
8 44 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 30 (1.70%) C#
10 28 (1.59%) Go
11 26 (1.48%) C
12 22 (1.25%) Shell Script
13 21 (1.19%) C++
14 20 (1.14%) VBScript
15 18 (1.02%) PHP
16 14 (0.80%) Java 8
17 10 (0.57%) T-SQL
18 9 (0.51%) VBA
19 8 (0.45%) VB
20 4 (0.23%) AWK
Qualifications
1 223 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 183 (10.39%) MCSE
3 179 (10.16%) Cisco Certification
4 171 (9.71%) Security Cleared
5 138 (7.84%) Degree
6 137 (7.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 133 (7.55%) CCNA
8 98 (5.57%) SC Cleared
9 82 (4.66%) MCSA
10 81 (4.60%) CCNP
11 64 (3.63%) MCP
12 54 (3.07%) DV Cleared
13 37 (2.10%) CCIE
14 35 (1.99%) MCTS
15 33 (1.87%) MCITP
16 29 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
17 28 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
18 25 (1.42%) DBS Check
18 25 (1.42%) EMC Certification
18 25 (1.42%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.02%) SLA
2 40 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (2.21%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.65%) QA
5 26 (1.48%) GDPR
6 22 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 20 (1.14%) PMO
8 8 (0.45%) GAMP
8 8 (0.45%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.23%) PA-DSS
9 4 (0.23%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.17%) COBIT
10 3 (0.17%) ISO 22301
11 2 (0.11%) ECSS
12 1 (0.057%) GPG13
12 1 (0.057%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1,081 (61.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 813 (46.17%) Active Directory
3 490 (27.83%) Hyper-V
4 215 (12.21%) vSphere
5 166 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
6 127 (7.21%) XenApp
7 105 (5.96%) Docker
8 102 (5.79%) XenDesktop
9 76 (4.32%) Virtual Machines
10 69 (3.92%) VMware NSX
11 66 (3.75%) Virtual Servers
12 40 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 39 (2.21%) vCloud
14 25 (1.42%) KVM
15 22 (1.25%) XenServer
16 20 (1.14%) VirtualBox
17 17 (0.97%) ProxySG
17 17 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
18 15 (0.85%) NFS
19 12 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 207 (11.75%) SCCM
2 112 (6.36%) Puppet
3 105 (5.96%) SCOM
4 97 (5.51%) Ansible
5 71 (4.03%) Kubernetes
6 70 (3.98%) vCenter Server
7 62 (3.52%) Backup Exec
8 52 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
9 34 (1.93%) Terraform
10 33 (1.87%) logstash
11 32 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
11 32 (1.82%) vRealize
12 28 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
13 24 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 23 (1.31%) NetBackup
14 23 (1.31%) Rancher
15 21 (1.19%) Nagios
15 21 (1.19%) vMotion
16 20 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
16 20 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 753 (42.76%) Microsoft
2 513 (29.13%) Cisco
3 325 (18.46%) Citrix
4 213 (12.10%) HP
5 172 (9.77%) Oracle
6 118 (6.70%) EMC
7 105 (5.96%) NetApp
8 95 (5.39%) Veeam
9 90 (5.11%) Dell
9 90 (5.11%) SolarWinds
10 86 (4.88%) Red Hat
11 77 (4.37%) F5
12 69 (3.92%) CommVault
13 67 (3.80%) Google
13 67 (3.80%) Juniper
14 66 (3.75%) Apple
15 61 (3.46%) CheckPoint
16 52 (2.95%) Palo Alto
17 46 (2.61%) IBM
18 42 (2.39%) Sophos